Every week, our writers take an in‐depth look at an artist, program or topic of interest to us. Spend some time with this week's classical music feature, or scroll through the extensive SFCV archive for insights in many music topics.
The Bay Area mourns the loss of George Cleve, from former students and musicologists to fans.More "Memories of George Cleve, Maestro and Mentor" »
The general and artistic director of the Elbphilharmonie and Laeiszhalle talks to SFCV about the project and how it has evolved for events the project leaders haven’t even thought up.More "Christoph Lieben-Seutter on Building a Concert Hall for the Future" »
The leading technological audience engagement tool is now six years old, and it’s a “game-changer,” according to many insiders we’ve talked to.More "How Your Smartphone Can Bring 'Creative Disruption' Into the Concert Hall" »
As arts promoters and publicity teams deviate more from traditional norms, we’re finding unexpected connections with other industries, like sports. Find out how some ambitious symphony executives are remaking their brands.More "Etudes on Innovation: What the Performing Arts Can Learn From Sports Marketing" »